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Name:Fauscoum [Over Fauscoum] [Faschom]
Hill number:20043
Height:792m / 2598ft
RHB Section:54A: Knockmealdown, Comeragh and Monavullagh Mountains
County/UA:Waterford
Hill area:Comeragh Mountains
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Dillon,
Vandeleur-Lynam, Arderin
(Ma,Hu,Sim,Hew,Dil,VL,A,P600,P500)
Grid ref:S 31699 10505
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:628m
Col:164m  S191095  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 75
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 32 users)ByDate of Ascent
along the ridge from Knockanaffrin, which becomes wide and flattish after ascent from The Gap and consists mostly of Peat Hags, which fortunately were firm despite the recent rain.IanHHill14/10/2018
From the Coumshingaun car park at 341102. Clockwise circuit of the corrie. Optional scrambling on the ridges. Summit an anti-climax after an interesting ascent.richtea504010/07/2017
Comeragh summits in lovely conditionsnickywood110/05/2017
Done as part of the Comeragh Mountain walk challengeFergalh13/07/2013
Ascent from Mahon Falls carpark at 314081. Crossed river below falls (spate problem?). Steep ground not too steep. Went over the .726 summit.jimbloomer11/06/2010
hard slog up the S ridge of CoumshingaunRoen10/06/2007
big grass/peaty lump, well worth 10 mins diversion to view the superb Coumshingaun. cw circuit from car pk 279162 RHW12/06/2004
Comeragh Mountains. L. 2 in party. Coumshingaun Car Park - Fauscoum via south ridge - Coumshingaun Car Park via north ridge. Weather - Cloudy.tarrp01/08/1980
GaryJones18/11/2018
Onzy10/11/2017
David-Guenot23/08/2017
Martin R16/06/2017
Stonecold14/08/2016
jaizinho14/04/2016
Barry Smith22/10/2013
mae16/09/2010
Kiltie11/06/2010
Geo08/08/2009
neilsan22/03/2009
chalky195328/04/2007
David Purchase25/05/2004
N.Morters09/09/2003
roscorrocket13/08/2003
tallscottishguy06/10/2002
GordonAdshead00/07/2000
IainT04/09/1998
Alaric08/03/1997
PN_Runner18/02/1995
thenomad28/07/1993
try9fan28/09/1988
BrianJ20/10/1987
alda28/05/1987